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Opening and Closing Jump Rings

Watch this excerpt from our upcoming All in One Handy Tip where we show you how to build a simple necklace from start to finish! In this video you will learn the best way to open and close your jump rings with chain nose pliers as you incorporate them into your designs. Keep your eyes […]

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My Top Ten Artbeads.com Products

My name is Megan and I am the Product Marketing Assistant. In my job, I’m a Jill of all trades. I do everything from sorting through samples to booking airline flights.  1. Bronze Antique Style Letter Pendant – M (BRNZ-PEND13) 2. Sterling Silver 11.4mm Hammered Square Link (ISLX-0037) 3. Blacklip Shell Rectangle Pendant 26x15mm – […]

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Securing beads without a crimp

Q: Dear Bailey, Isn’t there a way to secure beads on the wire without a crimp bead?  Thanks, Jerry A: Hi Jerry, Thanks so much for your question. Crimp beads and tubes are really the best way to secure beads when working with jewelry wire. Crimping is so quick and easier than knotting and using […]

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